Definition of "Tape" :
noun: memory device consisting of a long thin plastic strip coated with iron oxide; used to record audio or video signals or to store computer information
"He took along a dozen tapes to record the interview."
noun: a long thin piece of cloth or paper as used for binding or fastening
"He used a piece of tape for a belt."
noun: a recording made on magnetic tape
"The several recordings were combined on a master tape."
noun: measuring instrument consisting of a narrow strip (cloth or metal) marked in inches or centimeters and used for measuring lengths
"The carpenter should have used his tape measure."
noun: the finishing line for a foot race
"He broke the tape in record time."
verb: register electronically
verb: record on videotape
verb: fasten or attach with tape
"Tape the shipping label to the box."